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When labs go dark, engineers try to keep launches on track in basements, garages

“My perception is that computer-aided engineering and simulation designers are pretty productive,” James Dagg, Altair’s chief technical officer, told Automotive News about the work going on among his customers under stay-at-home orders. “In many ways, it seems more intense than ever. We are seeing guys who use model morphing techniques ask for new training. And we’re offering online training courses.”

Brian Schabel, a Ford technical expert in propulsion sound and experience, shrugged off his home confinement. Schabel said there is nothing he can’t do from home short of the final vehicle sign-off to ensure it meets all the legal noise

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Thousands of new drivers have never driven in the dark

Hundreds of newly skilled drivers have by no means driven at night time, new details from the Driver and Motor vehicle Specifications Company (DVSA) demonstrates.

Up to 100,000 drivers are taking their simple assessments every calendar year without the need of at any time owning driven in the dim, the organisation states. Even although 35 for every cent of mishaps involving a young driver arise at night time.

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The DVSA executed a survey of 17,000 learners and young drivers and uncovered 17.5 for every cent had no expertise of driving at night time, even

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